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Stoxx adds currency hedging to euro index

Stoxx has launched an additional currency hedged version of its European benchmark index to add upside and reduce the risk of currency fluctuations. Designed to act as a proper benchmark for actively managed funds, the Stoxx Europe 600 Hedged Euro Index replicates a hypothetical investment portfolio that aims to represent the returns of the Stoxx Europe 600 Net Return Index while hedging the currency risk, but not the underlying.  Standard and Poor’s has launched a series of tradab